Sunday 3 January 1926
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Danny Overbea and W Michael Blumenthal.
A Woman of the Sea, directed by Josef von Sternberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 3 January 1926 ?
- The tenth night and ninth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
- The Festival of Sleep Day
- In astronomy the best date to view the Quadrantids meteor shower.
- Roman Empire - Festival in honour of Pax
- Feast day of St Genevieve
- In astronomy the approximate date of Earth's perihelion.
- Danny Overbea: Blues singer / guitarist.
- W Michael Blumenthal: American businessman, civil servant, and 64th United States Secretary of the Treasury.
- George Martin: English record producer, arranger, composer, conductor, audio engineer and musician.
- W Blumenthal: American economist and politician 64th United States Secretary of the Treasury.
- Theodoros Pangalos declares himself dictator in Greece.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1926 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Vernon Dalhart - The Wreck of the Shenandoah
- Freshie - Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians
- The Convict and the Rose - Vernon Dalhart
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?